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can you use camphor oil to lose weight

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Lipton
29 years experience Holistic Medicine
Mineral oil: No it does not, it is an non absorbed oil and may cause loose bowels or diarhea.

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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Myths: Nope. Coconut oil in no way in and of itself can cause real or lasting weight loss. This is a false myth.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience Pediatrics
Hmmm: Weight loss is driven by a simple principle: eat less calories than you use every day. Coconut oil can only help if you eat less calories than you bur ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Flaxseed Oil: Eating Flaxseed will not cause weight loss in and of its self. One tablespoon has 120 calories. It can be an healthy alternative to taking in other ty ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
No.: Only if they replace caloric intake or increase energy expenditure.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Fish oil: Fish oil is not a weight loss agent.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Futterweit
63 years experience Endocrinology
Unlikely: Very unlikely for weight loss.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Siranush Cholakian
33 years experience Holistic Medicine
No: No, unless the oil is rancid or hydrogenated.Healthy fats is part of many diets for weight loss.With small amounts they keep you full for a long time ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Fried food not wise!: Fried food is one of the least healthy things we can eat & is certainly not a good strategy for losing weight! eating "no carbs" is extreme. Not all c ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura Machado
25 years experience Bariatrics
It depends: It is more than calories but a overall balance of carbohydrate, protein, and fat that can make the biggest long-term changes. Healthy oils and health ... Read More

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